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Bouteflika announces running for a third terms

Bouteflika announces running for a third terms El Khabar, 13 March 2008 President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has disclosed for first time that he is intending running for a third...

Experts doubt Al-Qaeda’s tourist abduction claims

Experts doubt Al-Qaeda’s tourist abduction claims Middle East Online, 13 March 2008 Terrorism experts and analysts assume two Austrian tourists got lost in Sahara, ended up in Algeria...

Missing Australians ‘nowhere to be found’

Missing Australians ‘nowhere to be found’ www.iol.co.za, March 11, 2008 Tunis – An Austrian couple touring the north African desert who have gone missing have not been abducted,...

Missing Austrians reportedly in Algeria

Missing Austrians reportedly in Algeria ALGIERS, March 11, 2008 (AFP) — Two Austrian tourists abducted by Al-Qaeda’s North Africa branch are in Algeria, close to the border with...

Work begins on Spain-Algeria gas pipeline

Work begins on Spain-Algeria gas pipeline Ech-Chorouk, 10 march 2008, Source : Reuters Work on the 8 billion cubic feet per year gas pipeline between Spain and Algeria...

Algeria’s heirless president

Algeria’s heirless president By Elias Temlali , aljazeera.net, 4 March 2008 http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/04EA58A8-6C70-4F0E-A039-CC3909B3836D.htm Algerians pride themselves on being the only Arab nation in which the president has never ruled...

Al-Ibrahimi UN mission to start next week

Al-Ibrahimi UN mission to start next week “I’m not a policeman, I’m not Sherlock Holmes” El Khabar, 1 march 2008 Al-Akhdar Al-Ibrahimi will start the week ahead the...

Jail’s General Direction transferring 64 detainees

Following El Harrach prison events last week Jail’s General Direction transferring 64 detainees El Khabar, 28 february 2008 The Justice Ministry’s General Direction of Penitentiaries has transferred 64...

Returning fighters, Algerian style

Returning fighters, Algerian style RIA Novosti, 20.02.08 http://news.trend.az/index.shtml?show=news&newsid=1139668&lang=EN MOSCOW. (Nikita Petrov exclusively for RIA Novosti) – Algeria will return 15 MiG-29SMT (Fulcrum) fighters purchased from the MiG corporation...

Sarkozy’s Mediterranean project launched

Sarkozy’s Mediterranean project launched El Khabar, 24 février 2008 13 Mediterranean countries including Algeria have launched a new step in the framework of the Mediterranean Union project initiated...

El Harrach prison: a source of shame!

Human Right League requires opening an investigation El Harrach prison: a source of shame! El Khabar, 23 février 2008 Many prisoners in El Harrach Penal Institution have been...

World Bank assesses health sector in Algeria

World Bank assesses health sector in Algeria Insufficient and inequality of healthcare access for Algerians El Khabar, 11 february 2008 A report released by the World Bank, has...

Bouteflika backs up OPEC Gas cartel

Bouteflika backs up OPEC Gas cartel Belarusian experts advised Algeria to turn back MIG 29 aircrafts El Khabar, 20 février 2008 Algeria’s decision returning MIG 29 aircrafts to...

Algeria Lays Down Russian Arms

Algeria Lays Down Russian Arms $1.286-billion contract under threat http://kommersant.com/p854040/military_hardware_foreign_relations, 18 february 2008 For the first time in the history of Russian military cooperation, a foreign customers is...

Public service trade unions strike continues

Public service trade unions strike continues El Khabar, 11 february 2008 The Ministry of Education has sent a letter to the provinces education Directions, requiring them the number...

Main gas exporter’s organisation discussed

Main gas exporter’s organisation discussed To be created before 2008 end El Khabar, 2 february 2008 The main gas exporting countries are discussing the creation of an organisation...

300 thousand workers fired within 7 years

166 bankrupted enterprises 300 thousand workers fired within 7 years El Khabar, 5 January 2008 Not less than 300 thousands workers have lost their job during the last...